What Dermal Filler is Safe for Diabetics?

I am a type 1 diabetic and was wondering if there is any dermal filler I can use. I do use insulin.

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Fillers safe for diabetics

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While there are no specific contraindications for the use of facial fillers in diabetics, they should be used with caution. The risk of infection could be higher. Also, if you diabetes is not under control or is very tenuous, any cosmetic procedure should be approached with caution.


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